Lois Prentice Georgia
OTEGO _ Lois Georgia, 98, of Otego, was reunited with her loved ones in Heaven on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
Lois was born Nov. 15, 1913, the daughter of George and Bessie Prentice. She married Carlton W. Georgia on June 29, 1936, in Rockdale. Carlton and Lois established a small dairy farm in Otego, where they raised their three children and enjoyed a simple, country life.
Lois was a lifelong member of the Otego United Methodist Church. Ever optimistic, determined and hard working, she loved music, cooking, gardening and devoured thousands of books over her lifetime.
Lois was predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Carlton; and her daughter, Mary Cooper.
She is survived by two children and their spouses, Milton and Linda Georgia of Greene, and Martha and Roger Nolf of Reed City, Mich.; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
There will be no calling hours. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Root Funeral Home in Greene. Burial will immediately follow in the Ouleout Valley Cemetery in Franklin.
Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Greene Emergency Squad or the Otego United Methodist Church.
Remembrances and condolences may be sent to the family at www.rootfh.com.